Transparency“I can deal with gray.  I just cannot live in it.” I have learned that this Value should always be balanced with Confidentiality.

Accountability – Do what you say you are going to do.

Respect – Golden Rule. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Humor – Always be able to smile and laugh at yourself, the situation, and for no reason.


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Leadership – Management is “how” to climb the ladder. Leadership is knowing which wall the ladder should be leaning against. The Greek word for the spiritual gift of leadership is proistemi. This word means to lead, to assist, to protect and to care for others.

Administration – The Greek word for the spiritual gift of administration is Kubernesis. This is a unique term that refers to a shipmaster or captain. The literal meaning is “to steer,” or “to rule or govern.” It carries the idea of someone who guides and directs a group of people toward a goal or destination. .

Teaching – The Greek word for those with the spiritual gift of teaching is didaskalos. From the root of this word we get our English word, “didactic.” The word didasko means to teach, instruct, instill doctrine, explain, and expound. .

Wisdom – The gift of wisdom allows people to understand deeper meaning and apply knowledge, beliefs, and experience to every day situations. Those gifted with wisdom often understand root causes of disagreements, conflict, and barriers to growth and development. People with wisdom help others understand and clarify options to make good decisions..